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US hopes to cut the Gordian knot of India-Pakistan rivalry

Most certainly, it stretches credulity that Pakistan’s military and intelligence establishment were in the dark about the US-Canadian couple held hostage (apparently by Islamist militants) for five long years before being freed on October 11 by the Pakistani military, ostensibly on a tip-off by the US intelligence. CIA Director Mike Pompeo has, perhaps inadvertently, put a big hole […]